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Morning Links for Sept. 2, 2014
It's September already!
We have a feeling we're not the only ones ill-prepared for this summer's end.  The President was in town for yesterday's Labor Fest, and he used the opportunity to call for an increase in the minimum wage.  Tom Nardelli, Gov. Walker's chief-of-staff during the County Executive days and former alderman, has passed away at the age of 70.  Urban Milwaukee asks, could Milwaukee be the next Ferguson?   ...
Claire Hanan
Morning Links for Aug. 29, 2014
Drones, Teresa Carlson and "corporate welfare."
What we're reading on this Friday morning. An FBI report blasts the former head of the Milwaukee office, Teresa Carlson. We once did a Q&A with Carlson. Paul Ryan supports cutting "corporate welfare" and increasing the Earned Income Tax Credit but not raising the minimum wage to $10.10 an hour, according to the Journal Times in Racine. The LA Times describes Walker v. Burke as the tightest ...
Matt Hrodey
Morning Links for Aug. 28, 2014
Obama's MKE visit, a "Friends" reunion, and a local Mexican restaurant's fire damage.
You have coffee. You may have some sort of edible, too, be it Cocoa Puffs or a bagel and cream cheese. What's missing? Morning Links! President Obama is paying a visit to Milwaukee on Labor Day, according to a spokesperson for Mayor Barrett. Pewaukee Mexican restaurant Seester’s sustained damage in an early Thursday morning fire. Read more here. If you missed the “Friends” reunion on Wednesday night’s ...
Ann Christenson
Is Burke Winning the Jobs Debate?
For Walker, troubling results buried in the MU poll.
While many an armchair operative has decried Mary Burke for running a moderate and largely non-populist campaign, another within-the-margin-of-error poll shows the former businesswoman racing neck and neck with Republican Gov. Scott Walker as we head into tumultuous waters of September. While, months ago, Burke's portrayal of herself as a jobs creator may have seemed reactionary, like trying to steal the governor's script (of "creating jobs and moving Wisconsin forward"), a marginal question in the Marquette ...
Matt Hrodey
Morning Links for Aug. 27, 2014
Fits, risqué findings and 'Full House.' Have mercy!
Here’s a fresh batch of Morning Links, whipped up just for you.   While we’re jumping for joy about the proposal of self-serve beer machines at Miller Park, the union is throwing a fit.  The flowing beer contraption could put vendors out of business, they say. A University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee police chief has been demoted to captain after the findings of risqué messages between the chief and a female UWM student. ...
Aimee Robinson
Morning Links for Aug. 26, 2014
Hogs, paintings and Tim Hortons.
It's a spicy mix of links this morning. Enjoy. Harley-Davidson unveiled its 2015 lineup of hogs, which includes a tricycle for adults.  Paul Ryan is talking, er, criticizing current foreign policy with Business Insider.  Burger King is buying Canadian chain Tim Hortons for a hefty chunk of change.  Everyone's a curator in Seattle, where a museum is hosting a crowd-sourced exhibit, in which social ...
Claire Hanan
 
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Morning Links for Sept. 2, 2014
It's September already!
Claire Hanan | 9/2/2014
Morning Links for Aug. 29, 2014
Drones, Teresa Carlson and "corporate welfare."
Matt Hrodey | 8/29/2014
Morning Links for Aug. 28, 2014
Obama's MKE visit, a "Friends" reunion, and a local Mexican restaurant's fire damage.
Ann Christenson | 8/28/2014
Is Burke Winning the Jobs Debate?
For Walker, troubling results buried in the MU poll.
Matt Hrodey | 8/27/2014
Morning Links for Aug. 27, 2014
Fits, risqué findings and 'Full House.' Have mercy!
Aimee Robinson | 8/27/2014
Morning Links for Aug. 26, 2014
Hogs, paintings and Tim Hortons.
Claire Hanan | 8/26/2014
Morning Links for Aug. 25, 2014
News on the U.S. health system, Gov. Scott Walker, Packers preseason injuries and more.
Dan Shafer | 8/25/2014
Morning Links for Aug. 22, 2014
Paul Ryan, an email from ISIL and a local Ferguson?
Matt Hrodey | 8/22/2014
Morning Links for Aug. 21, 2014
A vigil for journalist Jim Foley, plus Twinkies, Sue Black and MKE's comparison to Portland.
Ann Christenson | 8/21/2014
Morning Links for Aug. 20, 2014
Today's Morning Links brings you the latest.
Aimee Robinson | 8/20/2014
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Claire Hanan
Assistant Editor
Claire Hanan’s writing has appeared in FutureClaw Magazine, MSN.com (UK), Mizzou Magazine, and Vox magazine. She attended the University of Missouri’s School of Journalism and New York University’s Summer Publishing Institute. She enjoys writing about fashion and books, and joined Milwaukee Magazine as an assistant editor in 2012. 

Matt Hrodey
Associate Editor
Matt has written for Milwaukee Magazine since 2006, when he was a lowly intern. Since then, he’s held the posts of assistant news editor and, most recently, associate editor. He’s lived in South Carolina, Tennessee, Connecticut, Iowa, and Indiana but mostly in Wisconsin. He wants to do more fishing but has a hard time finding worms. He lives in Riverwest, where he was robbed once at gunpoint. For the magazine, Matt has written about city government, schools, neo-Nazi’s and real estate. If you have a news tip, call him at 414-287-4316.
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